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Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 14:15:00

'Part to Whole': Work by GAP women coming to the Butler Center

Work inspired by the organic and by community by the artists of the Art Gap (Group of Artist Professionals) — Mia Hall, Robyn Horn, Dolores Justus, Barbara Satterfield, Sandra Sell and Elizabeth Weber — is going up Friday, March 8, at the Butler Center's "Galleries at Library Square" in an exhibition titled "Part to Whole: The Making of Art, the Artist, and the Artist Group."

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Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:48:00

'True Detective' season 3 finale recap: Wins for Mahershala Ali, Northwest Arkansas

Let’s appreciate for a moment what it means to a show like “True Detective” that you can stream TV now. Not simply to tape it, but watch it on devices as small as the pulpy paperback that it has, for many people, replaced. The ability to revisit it endlessly, to fast-forward and rewind and rewatch as easily as Wayne Hays’ memory skates through time. The third season of Nic Pizzolatto’s serial crime drama — destined to be remembered alongside its astonishing, fulgent first season, rather than the boggy, overcomplicated Season 2 — was a television story that skipped boldly between three timelines spread across 35 years, while living firmly in 2019.

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Sunday, February 24, 2019

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 08:05:00

Sunday To-Do: ASO mashes up spoken word performance with Beethoven's "Ode to Joy"

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra pairs Beethoven with spoken word performances from Osyrus Bolly, Brooke Elliott, Rosslyn Elliott, Red Hawk, Kristy Ikanih, Jamee McAdoo, Dariane LyJoy Mull, Marvin Schwartz and Shiseido Wells Sunday afternoon at Robinson Performance Hall.

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Saturday, February 23, 2019

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 08:00:00

Saturday To-Do: 'Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom' at UA Pulaski Tech

Lead actress Damaras Obi plays Lowery in this touring performance of the story of Lynda Blackmon Lowery, the youngest person on the legendary 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery.

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Friday, February 22, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 16:51:00

Video: Four Questions with Soprano Keely Futterer

Ahead of tomorrow night's performance at Opera in the Rock's gala fundraiser, soprano Keely Futterer talks with us about the social relevance of opera, about her favorite arias and about how her upbringing in Dover, Arkansas prepared her for a singing career.

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Friday, February 22, 2019 - 10:53:00

Friday To-Do: Fats Waller Tribute at The Weekend Theater

If you're not among the ticketholders for tonight's sold-out performance of "Chicago" at The Rep, go check out The Weekend Theater's nod to Fats Waller just a few blocks west.

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Friday, February 22, 2019 - 10:34:00

Live drawing: 2019 Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase finals draw near

Join us Friday, March 1 at the Rev Room for the best part of the Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase, and catch the Facebook live video here to catch the order of the night's performances!

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Thursday, February 21, 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 14:40:00

'Frida and Movement' tonight at the Arts Center

Ashley Bowman, artistic director of the Tucson, Ariz., Artifact Dance Project, will give an "Art of" talk about Frida Kahlo at the Arkansas Arts Center tonight, Feb. 21.

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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 07:36:00

Thursday To-Do: Bonnie Montgomery and friends at the White Water Tavern

The Ameripolitan Music Awards draw nigh, and that means Bonnie Montgomery and an all-star lineup of honky tonkers are rolling through Little Rock on their way to the ceremony.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 14:35:00

Review: Dwight Yoakam at Verizon Arena

Dwight Yoakam took 2,950 fans back to the heyday of steels guitars, twang, fiddles and country music sounding like country music.

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:46:00

'True Detective' episode 7 recap: Penultimate payoff

The sight of two broad-shouldered black Cadillacs in front of Wayne Hays’ house, and of a chicken tycoon phoning him to come outside, is the cliffhanger from the next-to-last episode of "True Detective’s" third season.

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:17:00

Review and Slideshow: James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt at Verizon Arena

Taylor's connection with the audience was palpable and he created the communal, tribal sensation that powered so much of ‘60s popular music and made musicians near cultural gods.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 07:05:00

"True Detective" Crew Spotlight: A Q&A with Tom Wallace

A retired Air National Guard Photographer Serves as a location scout for Season Three of "True Detective."

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 15:13:00

Tonight: Argenta Art Walk

Chocolate-making demonstrations on this post-Valentine Argenta ArtWalk are on tap tonight at the Innovation Hub, 201 W. Broadway in North Little Rock. The Hub is also exhibiting collagraph prints by Christine Geunard, hosting an indoor artist and maker "mini-market" and making "oobleck" (aka slime). ArtWalk hours at The Hub are 5-7 p.m.; other venues will be open until 8 p.m.

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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 14:51:00

Adventureland wins Round Four of the Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase; Willowack wins "wild card" spot

The last semifinal round of the 2019 Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase brought bouncy literary rock with mad drum fills, a band that very well might be the only Little Rock ensemble that boasts two accordion players, clever commentary paired with mandolin and reimagined reggae from Fayetteville.

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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 07:26:00

Review: "Book of Mormon" at Robinson Performance Hall

“The Book of Mormon” literally offers a laugh a minute, but it also serves as savage critique of the white savior myth.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 09:00:00

Thursday To-Do: Valentine Blues

Boxwine (Jason Weinheimer, Joe McMahan, Chuck Dodson) leads the charge for a blues-tinged Valentine's Day show at the White Water Tavern tonight.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 07:40:00

TC Edwards honored with a flag football memorial Sunday

This Sunday, punkers and rockers alike will gather in fond memory of a late Little Rock legend, TC Edwards, spending the afternoon at the Arkansas School for the Deaf (2400 W. Markham St.) doing a couple of things TC loved fiercely: playing flag football and eating.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 15:40:00

A super show at Crystal Bridges: 'Men of Steel, Women of Wonder'

You might think the recently opened exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville “Men of Steel, Women of Wonder” is a celebration of comic book art and aimed at a particular group of superhero aficionados. It is that — includes a rare first issue of the Superman comic — but it is much more.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 10:42:00

Big Red Flag, The Chemtrailblazers, Adventureland and Irie Lions next up in Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase

The semifinal rounds of the Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase conclude with sets from Big Red Flag, The Chemtrailblazers, Adventureland and Irie Lions.

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